PUTRAJAYA, Oct 22 (Bernama) --The accusation by DAP leader Lim Kit Siang that Malaysia's unsuccessful bid for a seat on the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council was due to the failure of the leadership is malicious and baseless, said Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman.

REMBAU, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- About 1,000 people from all walks of life attended the Deepavali Open House hosted by Parti Makkal Sakti Malaysia at Rantau Community Hall near, here today.

KUCHING, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- Two Indonesian men are still missing after the boat they were in capsized in Batang Ai hydro-electric dam in Lubok Antu, Sri Aman on Friday.

KUANTAN, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- Fishermen here hope the federal government can increase the cost of living allowance (COLA) given to fishermen through the 2018 Budget due to the current economic situation which saw the rising cost of living and the high cost of fishing gear.

MACHANG, Oct 22 (Bernama) --The Federation of Malay Economic Bodies (Gabem) hopes that Budget 2018 that will be tabled on Oct 27 will boost the Bumiputera economic dominance to a higher level through various development agenda.

KOTA KINABALU, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- Efforts to bring Sabah women to the economic forefront have always been the state government's aspirations, said Sabah Chief Minister Tan Sri Musa Aman tonight.

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 22 (Bernama) -- Several land public transport operators were given due recognition by the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) tonight for their outstanding performance in safety and customer service reliability.